An excellent resource for families eager to explore the state's scenic mountain slopes and colorful desert canyons
Author: Maureen Keilty
Softcover; 269 pages; black and white photographs and trail maps
The Mountaineers Books; copyright 2000
Packed with tips to make every hike a fun experience for your kids, including "environmental close-ups" and advice on keeping kids involved
All trails described are near or enroute to popular destinations in the state; most hikes don't require driving far into remote regions and are 2-wheel-drive accessible. All 83 hikes described have been "child" tested!